Meet The new face in Bourbon town, Pensive Distilling Co.
The world of Kentucky bourbon welcomes the newest recruit to its rank of distinguished distilleries – Pensive Distilling Co. Nestled in the heart of Newport, this distillery is quickly mastering the art of turning the state’s native corn, grains and pure limestone water into a fine whiskey. With a deep focus on quality rather than quantity, the crew at Pensive is ready to impress even the snobbiest bourbon aficionados with their meticulously crafted beverages.
The Birth of Pensive Distilling Co.
Newport’s shiny new distillery didn’t just pop up overnight. The birth of Pensive Distilling Co. was the fruit of laborious research, planning, and determination to create a bourbon that seizes the quintessential character of Kentucky. Passionate about their craft, the team behind Pensive describes bourbon production not just as a process, but as a careful art form – each step meticulously planned, the ingredients purposefully sourced and the aging method fine-tuned.
Turning a Page in Kentucky Bourbon History
The entry of Pensive Distilling Co. into the Kentucky’s bourbon landscape is an exciting turn in the state’s distilling history. They have not only joined the old guards in bourbon distilling but have also become a part of Kentucky’s rich cultural heritage. The distillery’s practiced hands are crafting beverages steeped in layers of Kentucky flavor and nurturing a deep respect for their place in the lineage of the state’s most famous export.
Joining Kentucky Distillers’ Association: What’s the Big Deal?
Pensive Distilling Co.’s addition to the Kentucky Distillers’ Association (KDA) is a brand new feather in its cap. Established in 1880 to promote, protect and elevate Kentucky’s most prized trade,bourbon and distilled spirits, the KDA membership is a rite of passage for any self-respecting distillery in the state. By becoming a KDA member, Pensive Distilling Co. joins over 40 other world-renowned distilleries in their shared mission to safeguard and celebrate the art of Kentucky bourbon-making.
The KDA and Its Role in Bourbon’s Global Fame
The KDA has played an integral role in making Kentucky bourbon a globally recognized name. By creating a unified front, it provides the distilleries with a platform that safeguards their interests, advocates for favorable industry conditions, and most importantly, supports the enduring tradition of bourbon-making. Therefore, Pensive Distilling Co.’s inclusion in the KDA is a significant recognition of their passion and potential in this mastery.
In Newport’s Heart, A New Bourbon Story Unfolds
With its gleaming copper stills and aged-in-time barrels, Pensive Distilling Co. is ready to pen a new chapter in the realm of bourbon-making. Promising a symphony of native grains, carefully considered processes, and time-honored aging techniques, this Newport newbie is determined to carve out its own niche in the bourbon world. As they journey forward, the Pensive team hopes to honor the spirit of the Bluegrass state, while at the same time contributing its unique take on the magic of bourbon-making.